Black Beauty by Anna SewellBlack Beauty spends his youth in a loving home, surrounded by friends and cared for by his owners. But when circumstances change, he learns that not all humans are so kind. Passed from hand to hand, Black Beauty witnesses love and cruelty, wealth and poverty, friendship and hardship . . . Will the handsome horse ever find a happy and lasting home? Carefully retold in clear contemporary language, and presented with delightful illustrations, these favorite classic stories capture the heart and imagination of young readers. By retelling the story in a shorter, simpler form, these books become highly engaging for children, and the color illustrations help with both comprehension and interest level. Black Beauty is part of a collectible series that has strong gift appeal.
Black Beauty Movie 1995 (English)
I've always loved the beauty and grace of horses, but now have an even greater respect and appreciation for them A few heartbreaking stories are told here, but the positive, encouraging message and education for children and adults alike is priceless. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions. Enlarge cover.
Black Beauty starts at the beginning, with Beauty's birth. Beauty's story is set in Victorian England, a time when horses were crucial since they were the main mode of transportation for humans. Raised by his mother, Duchess, under the kind care of Farmer Grey, Beauty learns from a young age that humans can be either a horse's greatest ally or their worst enemy.
you have my heart for my whole life
by Anna Sewell
Black Beauty is an novel by English author Anna Sewell. It was composed in the last years of her life, during which she remained in her house as an invalid. With fifty million copies sold, Black Beauty is one of the best-selling books of all time. While forthrightly teaching animal welfare , it also teaches how to treat people with kindness, sympathy, and respect. At the age of 14, Anna fell while walking home from school in the rain and injured both ankles. Through mistreatment of the injury, she became unable to walk or stand for any length of time for the rest of her life. Disabled and unable to walk, she began learning about horses, spending many hours driving her father to and from the station from which he commuted to work.